Monthly Archive: September 2010

BBC Russian to be closed?

BBC Russian to be closed?

The BBC have confirmed that they, and the British Foreign Office, are considering cuts to the BBC Worldwide Service. The expensive BBC Russian service is one of those likely to be marked for closure.

Tsar’s Gold found at bottom of Lake Baikal?

Russian media are reporting that the Mir-2 Russian Mini-Submarine may have discovered a treasure trove of the Tsar’s gold, buried at the bottom of Lake Baikal. RIA Novosti reports that: “…the Mir-2 submersible found...

More on British MP’s Russian aide spy scandal

More on British MP’s Russian aide spy scandal

More on the story about a British MP’s Russian aide being investigated by MI5 as it’s reported that the MP is regarded as the most pro-Russian MP in the UK.